Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 495 

Equisetum ramosissimum Desf.

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: Ters Valley, outside Besh-Aral State Res 

Coordinates: 41º39'25'' N, 70º43'50'' E  Alt: 1590m 
30cm tall branched herb with fertile strobilus at apex.
Herbaceous community dominated by Prangos, Artemisia with Bupleurum, Chenopodiaceae, Centaurea along the track.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.1, V. L. Komarov. Stems green and ribbed. teeth of sheaths with an apical dark spot. Strobilus apiculate at apex. 
Ancillary Collections: photos 

Osborne, J. 495                9 July 2008

morphological details

strobilus strobilus sporangiophores sporangiophores sporangiophores sporangiophores

sheath sheath

stem stem

stems and sheaths stems and sheaths

field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures